Magashule Must Step Down, South African Ruling Party Says

The Integrity Commission (IC) of the ruling African National Congress has recommended that the party's Secretary-General Ace Magashule, step aside with immediate effect. George Mashamba, who chaired the commission, said in a report dated December 14, 2020 that the IC recommends Magashule should vacate his position until his corruption trial has been completed. Magasghule currently faces 21 counts of corruption and is out on U.S.$13,857 (R200,000) bail.


ANC Ace Magashule (file photo).

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